Hermon Hutchens Elementary School

1009 West Klutina
Valdez, AK 99686
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Hermon Hutchens Elementary School serves 308 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hermon Hutchens Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Hermon Hutchens Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Hermon Hutchens Elementary School's student population of 308 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Hermon Hutchens Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hermon Hutchens Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#69 out of 466 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
8%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
61%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
21%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.580.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameValdez City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Hermon Hutchens Elementary School is Valdez Home School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Valdez Valdez Home School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-12 | 27 students
    0.1 miles
    1112 West Klutina St
    Valdez, AK 99686
    (907) 835-4357
    0.1 PK-12 27
  • Valdez George H. Gilson Middle School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 138 students
    0.6 miles
    357 Robe River Dr
    Valdez, AK 99686
    (907) 835-2244
    0.6 6-8 138
  • Valdez Valdez High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 174 students
    0.6 miles
    319 Robe River Dr
    Valdez, AK 99686
    (907) 835-4767
    0.6 9-12 174
  • Tatitlek Tatitlek Community School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12 | 22 students
    20.9 miles
    Main St
    Tatitlek, AK 99677
    (907) 325-2252
    20.9 PK-12 22
  • Cordova Mt. Eccles Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 181 students
    45.7 miles
    201 Adams Ave
    Cordova, AK 99574
    (907) 424-3236
    45.7 PK-6 181

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